Uniprint and the Cloud: Print Solutions for the Modern Campus

Rich Post
September 2020

We’ve recently experienced a significant increase in the number of Uniprint customers who are ready to explore how Pharos Beacon cloud services can augment their Uniprint systems. Whether it’s student printing or back-office printing or both, many IT professionals are looking for new ways to simplify the management of campus-wide printing and its related costs…. [ Read more ]

Pharos Continuing Our Support for Chromebook Users

Jeff Herald
Product Manager,
Uniprint

Late last year, Google announced its intent to phase out its Google Cloud Print service to support native printing on ChromeOS devices. Pharos Uniprint integrates Google Cloud Print to support Chromebook users, and we will have an alternative solution available well before Google officially disables the GCP service on December 31st, 2020. Starting with Uniprint,… [ Read more ]

How We Transformed Student and Staff Printing at NIU

By Marisa Benson
Associate Vice President,
Northern Illinois University

Print Management Case Study In 2016, Northern Illinois University (NIU) faced a challenging budget scenario the likes of which every public university hopes to avoid: for over two years, Illinois had no state budget. This meant drastic cuts to its state universities, most of which would never be recouped. As each division within NIU was… [ Read more ]

Managing Student Printing with Pharos

By Buz Grover
Associate Director,
George Mason University

Print Management Case Study George Mason University, Virginia’s largest and most diverse public university, found itself at a crossroads. Print management had become such a specialized field, our in-house effort was unable to effectively keep up with current best practices for printing efficiencies. This led to bad user experiences and overwhelmed support staff. The GMU… [ Read more ]

Pharos Uniprint Featured in Sharp’s Partner Spotlight

Team Pharos

Sharp USA recently featured Pharos in the Partner Spotlight of their June 2018 newsletter. The article emphasizes Uniprint, our print management software for higher education. Sharp also recently announced a new iMFP connector for Uniprint, which enables secure print release and tracking of all copy, print, fax and scan jobs. This software supports the latest… [ Read more ]

Pharos Joins AASHE in Effort to Reduce Paper Waste on Campus

Brandon Heffernan

Pharos is a Business Leader Sponsor of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) and we’re proud to announce that we have joined with AASHE and Root Solutions to reduce paper waste on college campuses. The program, called “Turning the Page on Campus Paper Use,” provides training, guidance and technology to… [ Read more ]